Monument record BMF 005 - Church of St Andrew

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Summary

Med (C14) Church of St Andrew, Bramfield, with detached C13 low round tower containing 5 bells.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 3990 7379 (103m by 82m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TM37SE
Civil Parish BRAMFIELD, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Med (C14) Church of St Andrew, Bramfield, with detached C13 low round tower containing 5 bells. Church has thatched roof and, according to Basil Brown, an "ancient helmet" can be seen here (S1). Documentary evidence for earlier church in 1189 (S3). Outstanding rood screen.

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <R1> Bibliographic reference: Cautley H M. 1975. Suffolk Churches. Cautley H M, Suffolk Churches, 228.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Basil Brown archive: volumes.
  • <S1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Brown B, XCV, 15; XCVI, 26,80.
  • <S2> (No record type): SAU, slides CQO 43-48, January 1992.
  • <M2> (No record type): APs: (S4).
  • <S3> (No record type): Smith M E O, Bramfield Church and Village, 1990 ed, 5.
  • <S4> Photograph: Essex County Council. Air Photograph. Essex C C, AP, CP/97/39/14 & 16-18, July 1997.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 13 1998 12:00AM

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